Health, Safety & Environment

Investment , International , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Oil Industry In Davos: Torn Between Greta And Trump

Oil majors are at the sharp end of the climate debate and face a bewildering balancing act to secure their futures.

January 24, 2020

Exploration & Production , International , Health, Safety & Environment

Greenpeace Loses Norway Arctic Oil Lawsuit Appeal

The lawsuit is seen as part of an emerging branch of law worldwide where plaintiffs seek to use a nation's founding principles to make the case for curbing emissions.

January 23, 2020

International , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Trump Touts US Economic Might, Dismisses Climate Concerns At Davos

President describes environmental activists as ‘heirs of yesterday’s foolish fortune tellers.’

January 21, 2020

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Renewables

Survey: Oil And Gas Sector Keeps Faith In Low-carbon Energy

Some 71% of senior oil and gas professionals and executives surveyed by DNV GL expect to increase or maintain investment in renewable energy, decarbonizing oil and gas production and new low-carbon technologies.

January 21, 2020

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Renewables

Opinion: Why Extinction Rebellion Is Wrong About BlackRock

Would you rather global societal breakdown occurred by climate change or mass energy poverty? Or none of the above?

January 17, 2020

Exploration & Production , Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment

California Sues Trump Administration Over Drilling Plan

The lawsuit alleges the U.S. Bureau of Land Management failed to adequately consider the adverse effects oil and gas drilling would have on the people and environment in eight Central California counties.

January 17, 2020

Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment

Florida Agrees To Buy Swath Of Everglades To Protect It From Oil Drilling

Florida’s agreement to purchase 20,000 acres (8,094 hectares) of land from Kanter Real Estate LLC, if consummated, would mark the largest wetlands acquisition by the state in a decade, Governor Ron DeSantis said in a statement.

January 16, 2020

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Health, Safety & Environment , Rail

States Oppose Trump Proposal To Ship LNG By Rail, Citing Safety Risk

Attorneys general urge PHMSA to withdraw the proposal pending safety studies.

January 15, 2020

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment

On The Money: No Single (Or Simple) Solution For E&Ps

As we look back on 2019, and ask ourselves where the E&P industry is headed, we may wonder where we may find wisdom.

January 15, 2020

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment

Energy Business Strategies: Composing The Board Of The Future

Creating the right board of directors could give value investors the confidence to get capital flowing back into the oil and gas industry.

January 14, 2020